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Rose on the hill

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By Jeff Say

Published: May 15, 2008

Rose Hill Farm in Stevensburg witnessed its share of destruction and tragedy during the Civil War. Now the elegant home overlooking the town of Culpeper is experiencing a rebirth of sorts, one the whole community can enjoy...

During the Union army’s winter encampment of 1863-64, it served as the headquarters for Brig. Gen. Judson Kilpatrick and the 3rd Division Calvary. Gen. George Custer and his bride even dined at the home as Kilpatrick’s guests.

Read the article about this little gem of a spot to visit.

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